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Bugging Out in Tree? Really?

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The typical outdoorsman will simply take a trip to the local Cabela’s or Bass Pro Shop, and purchase a tree stand to improve his hunting vantage points...

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Common Heirloom / Open-Pollinated Seed List

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Let’s do this again! This was originally published last year here on SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com. It can be seen HERE in its original format. ~Rourke

Common Heirloom / Open-Pollinated Seed List

by John Rourke

Without a doubt the most controversial a...

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Mountain House Freeze Dried foods….hmmmm,hmmmm, good

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How many of you have tried freeze dried foods? Specifically – Mountain House brand? Over the past couple years I have been trying more and more of their offerings and have really been impressed. This month Emergency Essentials is having a huge sale o...

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Second round of planting

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Over the past week I have been pulling up plants that have gone by and no longer producing in the garden, and started planting a second round. Living in South Carolina the climate affords a pretty long growing season...

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Video of the Week: Easy to Make Nesting Boxes for Chickens – Chicken Egg Laying Boxes

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Another featured video from YouTube. From preparedness to frugality, from gardening to self-reliance – YouTube has an enormous amount of information available.

Here is but a small piece we hope you find interesting, informative, and maybe even tho...

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TEOTWAWKI Bartering (A different look!)

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This post was originally published over at ModernSurvivalOnline.com. It can be seen HERE in its original format.

By “The Coach”

            There have been many articles written on “Survival Bartering”. Most are very well written...

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SHTF ONE GUN DEFENSE

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This post was originally published June 10th, 2013. In case you missed it…..here it is again.

 - Rourke

SHTF ONE GUN DEFENSE

BY GREG RENTCHLER, Editor at Large

thesouthwesttactical.com

 

SHTF gun, survival gun, survival shotgun,

 

I’ve been spending a lot of time at my BOL  thinking abou...

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Gardening and Survival

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The following post was published almost 1 year ago and I thought it was deserving of another look. Gardening is one of the most underrated skills as well as preps in most preppers/survivalists systems. If you do not garden – start now...

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What Did I Do To Prepare This Week?

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SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com mission statement

A web-based community focused on a self-reliant, preparedness lifestyle.

Seasoned Citizen Prepper is a site devoted to the older prepper that believes in prudent, practical preparedness...

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It’s a long list…….

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Below is a list of every single post that has been published on SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com. Wow!! Looking over this list brought back some memories of how this site has grown and so many great people have contributed...

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Guest Post: A dry run…….

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This post originally appeared over at ModernSurvivalOnline.com. It can be seen in its original format HERE.

by JD in Texas

Well, I was given a dry run on survival preparation one Saturday last fall.  About 9:30 a.m...

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What did I do to prep this week?

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SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com mission statement

A web-based community focused on a self-reliant, preparedness lifestyle.

Seasoned Citizen Prepper is a site devoted to the older prepper that believes in prudent, practical preparedness...

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Guest Post: It is what it is, until it isn’t

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This post originally appeared over at ModernSurvivalOnline.com. It can be seen HERE in its original format.

by Junebug Actual

A concern I have about the preparedness efforts of others is that there may be a disconnect between expectations and pro...

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Simple Growing: Zucchini’s

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This post originally appeared over at ModernSurvivalOnline.com. It can be seen HERE in its original format.

For those that have never gardened - getting started can be a daunting task.

Getting going in gardening can be accomplished many ways su...

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Guest Post: To the Wives, Girlfriends and Other Happy Ladies

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This post was originally published as part of a Guest Post Writing Contest over at ModernSurvivalOnline. It can be seen in its original format HERE.

By Jennifer S. in Reno

Today I woke up and did some house cleaning, I did some laundry and vacuumed...

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A Survival Story: Trip to the lumber yard and folks return

A_Survival_Story_CoverWhat follows is just one part of an ongoing survival fiction series written by John Rourke and has been published on Amazon. It is being made available here for free. A new entry is published every day...

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A Survival Story: Joel is a good man

A_Survival_Story_CoverWhat follows is just one part of an ongoing survival fiction series written by John Rourke and has been published on Amazon. It is being made available here for free. A new entry is published every day...

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A Survival Story: Visit to Hwy 72

A_Survival_Story_CoverWhat follows is just one part of an ongoing survival fiction series written by John Rourke and has been published on Amazon. It is being made available here for free. A new entry is published every day...

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A Survival Story: Neighborhood meeting, coyotes, and hunting trips planned

A_Survival_Story_CoverWhat follows is just one part of an ongoing survival fiction series written by John Rourke and has been published on Amazon. It is being made available here for free. A new entry is published every day...

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A Survival Story: We are paid a visit

A_Survival_Story_CoverWhat follows is just one part of an ongoing survival fiction series written by John Rourke and has been published on Amazon. It is being made available here for free. A new entry is published every day...

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A Survival Story: Walnut Street is attacked

A_Survival_Story_CoverWhat follows is just one part of an ongoing survival fiction series written by John Rourke and has been published on Amazon. It is being made available here for free. A new entry is published every day...

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A Survival Story: Eric has a girlfriend

A_Survival_Story_CoverWhat follows is just one part of an ongoing survival fiction series written by John Rourke and has been published on Amazon. It is being made available here for free. A new entry is published every day...

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Close Call on Lake Pontchatrain

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The following post was originally posted over at ModernSurvivalOnline.com. It can be seen in its original format HERE. – Rourke

A True Story by “The Coach”

I live in southeast Louisiana in a town approximately 12 miles from New Orleans, La...

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A Survival Story: Scouting for supplies…..and news

A_Survival_Story_CoverWhat follows is just one part of an ongoing survival fiction series written by John Rourke and has been published on Amazon. It is being made available here for free. A new entry is published every day...

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Thoughts on Survival and Preparedness

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The following post was originally published over at ModernSurvivalOnline. It can be seen HERE in its original format. – Rourke

Thoughts on Survival and Preparedness

by Robert

 

 I was curious to read much of what other people who prepare had to say...

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